What are the dimensions of a hardcover book?

Trade Book 6 × 9 in. ( 15 × 23 cm)

Cover Size
Hardcover (Dust Jacket) Cover Size 6.25 × 9.25 in (15.88 × 23.50 cm)
Hardcover (ImageWrap) Cover Size 6.25 × 9.25 in (15.88 × 23.50 cm)
Softcover Cover Size 6.00 × 9.00 in (15.24 × 22.86 cm)

What size is B format book?

Standard Book Sizes Info

Book (trim) size Height x width
A Format 178 x 111mm
B Format (UK) 198 x 129mm
B Format (US) 203 x 127mm
A5 210 x 148mm

What size is B format paperback?

129 mm × 198 mm
B-format. The term B-format indicates a medium-sized paperback of 129 mm × 198 mm (51⁄8 in × 73⁄4 in). This size has been used to distinguish literary novels from genre fiction. In the U.S., books of this size are thought of as smaller trade paperbacks (see below).

What is a royal hardback?

Royal – A standard book format (TPS = 234 x 153mm or 9 7/32 x 6 1/32 inches), usually hardback, used for most hardback fiction and general non-fiction. Slightly larger than Demy size. See also trade paperback.

What is the most popular book size?

For your reference, the standard book sizes in inches are:

  • Fiction: 4.25 x 6.87, 5 x 8, 5.25 x 8, 5.5 x 8.5, 6 x 9.
  • Novella: 5 x 8.
  • Children’s: 7.5 x 7.5, 7 x 10, 10 x 8.
  • Textbooks: 6 x 9, 7 x 10, 8.5 x 11.
  • Non-fiction: 5.5 x 8.5, 6 x 9, 7 x 10″
  • Memoir: 5.25 x 8, 5.5 x 8.5.
  • Photography: Whatever you see fit!

What are book sizes called?

Today, octavo and quarto are the most common book sizes, but many books are produced in larger and smaller sizes as well. Other terms for book size have developed, an elephant folio being up to 23 inches tall, an atlas folio 25 inches, and a double elephant folio 50 inches tall.

What is the most common paperback size?

Here’s a list of common standards for popular genres: Mass market paperback books: This type of book is nearly always 4.25 x 6.87”. Comic books: Comics are nearly always 6.625 x 10.25” Trade paperbacks: Most fiction and general nonfiction books range from 5 x 8” to 6 x 9”.

What is a normal book size?

The standard book size is six inches wide and nine inches tall (6″x 9″). Your book will probably be cheapest to print, easiest to read, and easiest to sell (e.g., it’ll fit on bookstore shelves) in this size.

What is the normal page size?

8.5 inches by 11 inches
Page size. By default, the page size of a new document is 8.5 inches by 11 inches.

What’s the average size of a B format book?

In the US B-format books tend to be classed as 198x129mm (7.79×5.07 inches) and in the UK and Europe 210x135mm (8.26×5.31 inches). What is the standard non-fiction book size?

Which is the best size for a queen size bed?

Olympic queen: The Olympic queen offers more width than a standard queen, which may be better for some couples. This size typically measures 66 inches wide by 80 inches long.

What’s the average size of a hardback book?

Most hardback book sizes tend to be in the ‘trade’ or ‘mass-market’ size. Popular sizes for hardback books – 229x152mm (9×6 inches) – 279x216mm (11×8.5 inches). Having a larger size than those two sizes would normally be reserved for picture books. What is the standard fiction book size?

Why are B Format books important to authors?

B-format paperbacks are associated with literary authors and prestigious lists such as Picador and Faber, and she wishes to be taken seriously by the critics. Author X cannot decide which she wants more – critical or commercial success. She wants both, really. How has the size of her book come to have such significance?